There is metered parking in downtown Pittsfield on weekdays. Paying for downtown parking is simple when using the multi-space parking meter kiosks throughout downtown!
Monday through Friday metered parking rates are $1 per hour for on-street parking during the hours of 8 am to 4 pm; and 50 cents per hour for the Columbus Ave garage and lots from 7 am to 5 pm. The first 30-minutes in all metered areas are free but you still MUST enter your license plate!! There is no metered parking on the weekend.
Watch how to use the parking kiosk!
You can conveniently pay for parking in downtown Pittsfield on your phone. Download the Passport app from either the App Store or Google Play.
Downtown Parking Zones
Zone# 1012 – Zone A –Downtown Area – South Street, North Street, Park Square, Federal Street, Wendell Ave. Extension
Zone #1013 – Zone B – Berkshire Medical Center Area – Wahconah Street
Zone #1014 –Zone C – Municipal Parking Areas – Depot Street Parking Lot and McKay Street Parking Lot
Additional downtown parking information!
North St. and some of South St. is downtown metered parking as well as around Bank Row and some side streets near City Hall. Refer to the Google map.
City Lot 1 | Melville St. | 48 spaces marked 3 hours. The rest are permit parking.
City Lot 2 | Willis St. | 6 spaces marked 3 hours. The rest are permit parking.
City Lot 3 | First St. | M-F 8am-6pm: 90 minute, 3 hour and metered and permit parking.
City Lot 5 | McKay St. | Parking garage permit only until 5pm; free nights and weekends | Spaces in front of garage M-F 8am-4pm 3 hours. | McKay St. lot metered
Columbus Ave. Parking Deck | M-F 7am-4pm: 3 hour free parking in designated spaces only. Rest is permit Parking. | M-F 4pm-7am: Free unlimited hours. | Sat, Sun + Holidays: Free 24 hour parking.
Greystone Building Lot | 10 spaces: 5am-Midnight 90 minute per signs on parking spaces. | Midnight-5am. No Parking. | 15 spaces: have no signs on parking spaces, appear to be regulated by sign on North St. curb saying M-F 8am-4pm. 90 minute. | 2 Handicap spaces.
Bradford St. | 5am-Midnight: 15 spaces. 90 Minutes, some 2 hours.
Union St. | 13 spaces. 8am-6pm (Except Thursday 8am-9pm) 90 minutes, some 60 minutes.
Depot St. | 8am-4pm: 17 spaces, 3 hour.
Edwin St. | M-F 8am-4pm: 40 spaces, 3 hour.
Summer St. | 5am-Midnight: 12 spaces, 90 minute.
Alley behind Adlib block | 16 spaces, 90 minute.
Palace Park | M-F Midnight-5pm: No public parking. | M-F 5pm-Midnight: Free public parking. | Sat-Sun: Free public parking all day.
Senior Center | Sticker parking only.
510 North St. | There are no signs restricting parking.
St. Joseph Church | Church parking only. Violators will be towed.
TD Bank | Customer parking and permit parking only. Violators will be towed.
Businesses should bookmark cityofpittsfield.org/park on their websites and anywhere directions are provided to customers and clients. Cityofpittsfield.org/park also offers a Google map for embedding into the parking section of any downtown business website.